Happy Hallow-green! 8 Festive Crafts Made from Recycled Items

Photo by: Better Homes and Gardens
Scrapbook Paper Tins
Don't throw those used cans away - simply wrap them with scrapbook paper and double-stick tape and use as impromptu vases or party favors.
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Photo by: Better Homes and Gardens
Scrapbook Paper Tins
Don't throw those used cans away - simply wrap them with scrapbook paper and double-stick tape and use as impromptu vases or party favors.
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Tue, Oct 16, 2012 5:40 PM EDT
Halloween crafting is just about as fun as it gets - but the decorations and costumes are so short-lived, why spend a fortune on them? In fact, why not save some materials from the landfill by making your Halloween crafts from recycled materials? I've pulled together a collection of unique projects you can make for Halloween with supplies you likely have lying around the house, including home decor, party favors and costumes. Here are 8 of my favorites. - By Amy Anderson



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